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Canine distemper outbreak: Vaccinate your pets!

Posted on September 19, 2018 by Contributor

The virus is spreading, with almost 300 dogs euthanised between March and August 2018...

Sip a latte with a snake – Would you visit this reptile café in Cambodia?

Posted on September 10, 2018 by AFP - Relax News

For anyone terrified of an albino python, an orange corn snake or a scaly, bearded iguana, Chea Raty ...

7 Tips for helping your child overcome a fear of dogs

Posted on August 28, 2018 by Susan Stiffelman

Children sometimes develop unreasonable phobias, regardless of whether they have had a previous bad experience or not!...

Brothers forego shoes to help save their beloved dog

Posted on August 17, 2018 by A4W News

Peter aged 14 and Gerry aged eight carried their sick dog, Lady, from one of the local vegetable ...

Get paid to cuddle cats on a Greek island!

Posted on August 16, 2018 by AFP - Relax News

Love cats, but humans not so much? Comfortable with the idea of living on a secluded Greek island ...

6 Must-dos to get your pet ready for spring

Posted on August 14, 2018 by Contributor

Here are six handy tips to prepare your pets - and your home - for springtime changes...

Friday is #TakeYourDogToWorkDay

Posted on June 20, 2018 by Contributor

Friday 22 June 2018 is #TakeYourDogToWorkDay. It might cause a bit of chaos in the office but it's also ...

Brave Nono the dog took a bullet for her owner

Posted on June 8, 2018 by People

There's no limit to what our pets will do for us, including taking a bullet, like Nono did ...

Should you hug your dog? Research says NO

Posted on June 4, 2018 by Essentials

To hug your dog or not to hug your dog… that is the question. And research says not ...

8 Reasons to adopt an older pet

Posted on May 31, 2018 by Contributor

When it comes to adopting an older pet, you have the privilege of choosing their fully-formed personality to ...

How humans are giving domestic animals cancer

Posted on May 23, 2018 by ANA Newswire

Animals around the world are getting cancer as a result of human activities, scientists say…

Win 1 of 6 Hill’s Pet hampers worth R1000 each

Posted on May 23, 2018 by Shelley Armstrong

Type ‘cats’ and ‘exercise’ into your browser and you’ll be bombarded with a slew of Grumpy Cat memes ...

Adopt your next furry friend at PICK a PET!™

Posted on May 17, 2018 by Contributor

If you're a Gauteng resident with a loving home to offer a rescue animal, PICK a PET!™ is ...

10 Of the most unusual (and expensive!) pet insurance claims of 2017

Posted on May 14, 2018 by Contributor

The collection of claims highlights how ordinary household items can be dangerous to our furry friends — and ...

Community hero joins campaign to help after animal clinic loses major funder

Posted on April 26, 2018 by A4W News

The Mdzananda Animal Clinic was devastated to hear that its major funder had to pull out due to ...

Rabies alert: How to keep your pets and family safe

Posted on April 12, 2018 by Contributor

The recent outbreak of rabies in South Africa has brought to light how terrible this disease is and ...

How to dog proof your garden

Posted on March 16, 2018 by Catherine Schenck

Getting a dog is exciting, but pets can be destructive. Here’s how to dog proof your garden so ...

5 Diseases you can catch from your pets

Posted on March 15, 2018 by The Conversation

Most interactions between humans and pets are likely to be overwhelmingly positive. But pets can carry some diseases ...

Listeriosis and your pets: the low-down

Posted on March 13, 2018 by Contributor

The latest nationwide listeria outbreak naturally has pet parents concerned about what they should and shouldn’t be feeding ...

How to choose the best pet food for your fur baby

Posted on February 28, 2018 by Contributor

With so many brands of pet food on the market promising everything from shinier coats to healthier digestive ...

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